Canapone dentata

AntWiki - Where Ant Biologists Share Their Knowledge
Jump to: navigation, search
Canapone dentata
Temporal range: Campanian, Late Cretaceous
Foremost Formation amber, Alberta, Canada
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hymenoptera
Family: Formicidae
Subfamily: Ectatomminae
Genus: Canapone
Species: C. dentata
Binomial name
Canapone dentata
Dlussky, 1999

Dlussky, 1999c-3Canapone-dentata2.jpg

Identification

Distribution

This taxon was described from Canada (Cretaceous).

Check distribution from AntMaps.

Distribution based on specimens

Loading map...

The above specimen data are provided by AntWeb. Please see Canapone dentata for further details

Biology

Castes

Nomenclature

The following information is derived from Barry Bolton's New General Catalogue, a catalogue of the world's ants.

  • dentata. †Canapone dentata Dlussky, 1999b: 76, fig. 2 (w.) CANADA (Cretaceous).

Description

References

  • Dlussky, G. M. 1999c. New ants (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) from Canadian amber. Paleontol. Zh. 1999(4 4: 73-76 (page 76, fig. 2 worker described)
  • Dlussky, G. M. 1999d. New ants (Hymenoptera, Formicidae) from Canadian amber. Paleontol. J. 33: 409-412 (English Translation)